New CEO to drive Queensland’s tourism industry

7 Dec 2012 9:24 AMJann StuckeyNews, Tourism, Major Events

Friday, December 07, 2012Minister for Tourism, Major Events, Small Business and the Commonwealth Games Jann Stuckey has announced the appointment of Steven Wright as CEO of Tourism Queensland.Ms Stuckey said Mr Wright’s role will transition to the position of CEO of the new entity, Tourism and Events Queensland (TEQ).“This appointment represents an exciting new era for tourism in Queensland,” Ms...

Campaign swaps partridge and pear trees for Queensland holidays

4 Dec 2012 11:44 AMJann StuckeyNews, Tourism

Tuesday 4 December 2012

Tourism Queensland has swapped seven swans, six geese and five golden rings for 12 days of holiday giveaways in a bid to entice more people to discover the joys of a Queensland getaway this summer.

inister for Tourism, Major Events, Small Business and the Commonwealth Games Jann Stuckey said just over $30,000 in festive gifts would be up for grabs in the ‘12 days...

Tourism and Events merger delivers for Queensland

30 Nov 2012 10:05 AMJann StuckeyNews, Tourism, Major Events

Thursday November 29, 2012

Queensland’s tourism industry is the big winner with the passage of the Tourism and Events Queensland Bill 2012 successfully merging Tourism Queensland and Events Queensland into TEQ (Tourism and Events Queensland).

Tourism, Major Events, Small Business and the Commonwealth Games Minister Jann Stuckey said TEQ would provide a streamlined approach to tourism and...

Toolkit to help tourism industry lift service quality

28 Nov 2012 11:19 AMJann StuckeyNews

Monday, November 26, 2012The Newman Government has launched a new online toolkit to help tourism operators improve service standards.Minister for Tourism, Major Events, Small Business and the Commonwealth Games Jann Stuckey said the Service Quality Toolkit was developed in partnership with Tourism Queensland and the Queensland Tourism Industry Council.“The importance of delivering customer service...

Campaign urges Aussies to ‘I Spy’ a Queensland holiday

4 Oct 2012 9:01 AMJann StuckeyNews, Tourism

Wednesday, September 26, 2012Aussies will be encouraged to ‘I Spy’ more than 550 Queensland holiday deals from today as part of Tourism Queensland’s new spring marketing campaign.Minister for Tourism, Major Events, Small Business and the Commonwealth Games Jann Stuckey said the joint Tourism Queensland and Wotif.com campaign played on the nostalgic ‘I Spy with my little eye’ game.  

“Most of us...

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